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Crime rate in Locust Grove, Georgia (GA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Locust Grove, GA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Locust Grove, GA

The 2018 crime rate in Locust Grove, GA is 378 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Locust Grove crime rate rose by 4% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Locust Grove has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Locust Grove, GA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Locust Grove:

377.8
McDonough:

175.0
Jackson:

246.8
Hampton:

107.4
Griffin:

520.9
Milner:

87.9
Jonesboro:

354.6
Porterdale:

170.7
Barnesville:

282.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Locust Grove by year

Type

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(20.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.9)
2
(36.5)
1
(18.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.1)
1
(17.3)
2
(34.1)
3
(49.8)
3
(43.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(207.0)
4
(77.7)
5
(97.4)
3
(54.8)
1
(18.0)
4
(69.8)
1
(17.5)
1
(17.3)
4
(68.2)
3
(49.8)
2
(29.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(289.7)
3
(58.2)
3
(58.4)
15
(274.1)
13
(234.1)
6
(104.6)
15
(263.0)
3
(52.0)
2
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(87.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
45
(931.3)
44
(854.2)
47
(915.1)
35
(639.5)
58
(1,044)
37
(645.3)
32
(561.0)
36
(623.7)
27
(460.6)
47
(779.7)
31
(452.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
230
(4,760)
248
(4,815)
199
(3,875)
247
(4,513)
274
(4,934)
286
(4,988)
321
(5,628)
343
(5,942)
351
(5,988)
357
(5,922)
360
(5,254)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(165.6)
11
(213.6)
12
(233.6)
8
(146.2)
12
(216.1)
10
(174.4)
8
(140.3)
8
(138.6)
14
(238.8)
14
(232.2)
14
(204.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index405.4304.4309.8337.5354.4300.5361.5321.9379.6364.8377.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Locust Grove, Georgia as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Locust Grove is 225 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Locust Grove:

160.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Locust Grove:

74.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Locust Grove:

119.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Locust Grove:

52.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Locust Grove:

175.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Locust Grove:

87.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Locust Grove:

144.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Locust Grove:

201.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Locust Grove:

116.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Locust Grove:

67.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Locust Grove:

269.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2003
Locust Grove:

129.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Locust Grove:

218.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Locust Grove:

383.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Locust Grove:

486.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Locust Grove:

427.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Locust Grove:

442.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Locust Grove:

414.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Locust Grove:

404.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Locust Grove:

488.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Locust Grove:

375.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Locust Grove:

411.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Locust Grove:

443.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Locust Grove:

449.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2003
Locust Grove:

470.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Locust Grove:

430.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Georgia average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 26 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.82
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.41
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.24
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.47
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.70
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 22 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.61
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.18
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.32
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.46
Georgia average:

2.76

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Locust Grove, GA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 30248.